MUSIC AS POETRY: Teach poetry with rap & song lyrics

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This NO PREP packet is everything you need to teach poetry through music. Students learn about rhyme scheme, meter, poetic devices, literary elements and devices, making connections, poetry annotation and literary analysis.

**USE INCLUDED MUSIC ANALYSIS GUIDE WITH ANY SONG OR RAP**

This guide includes:
- 4 lyrics with accompanying annotation guide, poetic analysis graphic organizer and poetic analysis free response
- Poetry Annotation and Analysis EXEMPLAR
- Meter and Rhyme Scheme Made Easy: One Pager
- Poetic device matching activity
- Poetic device matching activity ANSWER KEY
- BONUS: Figurative language matching activity
- BONUS: Figurative language study guide

This guide allows students to learn/practice:
- Types of Poetry
- Rhyme scheme
- Meter
- Poetry annotation
- Poetry analysis
- Figurative language / poetic devices (symbolism, simile, allusion, etc.)
- Literary elements (tone/mood)
- Theme
- Text-to-Self connections
- Text-to-Text connections
- Text-to-World connections

Middle and High School students will love the lyrics and easy-to-follow guides. Play the actual music for extra engagement!

Students can read an exemplar annotation analysis before trying their own. Then they can connect the song to a poem or other text with a similar theme, purpose or tone.

SONGS INCLUDE:

- Along the Watchtower, Jimi Hendrix (exemplar annotation)
- Symbol in My Driveway, Jack Johnson
- A Milli (clean version), Lil Wayne
- Drop the World (clean version), Lil Wayne and Eminem

THIS PRODUCT IS NOT AFFILIATED WITH ANY OF THE ABOVE SONGS, ARTISTS OR RECORD COMPANIES; IT IS FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.

*Aligned to the Common Core Standards for Reading Literature for grades 6-12.*


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Persuasive Writing Bundle: No Prep Unit Materials

Personal Statement: College Essay: NO PREP

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Complete Guide to the Critical Lens Essay (CCSS & NY Regents Aligned)

Complete Guide to Comparative Essay Writing (CCSS & NY Regents Aligned)

Complete Guide to the SAT Essay

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Peer Editing Protocol: 100% engaging and effective

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Sports & Video-Game Homework for Reluctant Readers

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Sports & Video-Game Reading Responses for Any Text

Nonfiction Reading Fun Bundle: 6 Engaging Articles & Videos

Comparative Writing Fun Bundle: 6 Lyrics & Videos

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Poetry Task Cards with Shel Silverstein

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MUSIC AS POETRY: Teach poetry with rap & song lyrics
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MUSIC AS POETRY: Teach poetry with rap & song lyrics
MUSIC AS POETRY: Teach poetry with rap & song lyrics
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